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Aug 20, 2014 0 Comments

As NATO withers, whither NATO? Articles / Opinion Editorials, Publications

Authors: J.D. GORDON

As world leaders gather for the NATO summit in Wales during the first week of September, they’ll need to do some collective soul-searching on the alliance’s future.

NATO served its original purpose in preventing the Soviet Union from overrunning Western Europe, but the world isn’t much safer today. Everywhere we look, deadly threats abound — from radical Islamist terrorist groups and a future nuclear-armed Iran to a resurgent Russia focused on restoring an empire to the rise of China, and more.

Despite these shared security challenges, the continued alliance isn’t guaranteed as most member nations balk at budget expectations equaling 2 percent of national gross domestic product, while sharply disagreeing on policy matters, including what constitutes a mutual threat. Meanwhile, in an era of fiscal austerity, calls for isolationism on both sides of the Atlantic are growing louder…. Continue Reading »

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Aug 16, 2014 0 Comments

J.D. Gordon talks about ISIS in Iraq Media Appearances, Television Appearances

Protect America Today Executive Director, and former Pentagon Spokesman, J.D. Gordon, discusses ISIS in Iraq.

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Aug 11, 2014 0 Comments

Terror in the Middle East Media Appearances, Television Appearances

J.D. Gordon weighs in on ISIS/ISIL and the threat of radical Islam.